This can cause increased risk of injury to the driver under certain crash conditions.

Air Bags — Frontal — Driver Side Inflator Module

Date Announced
NOV 22, 2006
Vehicles Affected
128,300
Hyundai Recall #
079
NHTSA Campaign #
06V445000
Summary
On certain sport utility vehicles, during static air bag deployment testing conducted by NHTSA using fifth percentile female dummies indicated if a small statured adult driver, not wearing a seat belt, is involved in a frontal or near frontal crash, deployment of the driver air bag may result in an insufficient margin of compliance as measured by the test dummy used in the NHTSA test.
Actions
Dealers will replace the driver air bag module. The recall began on January 29, 2007, and will be conducted through six mailings. Owners may contact Hyundai at 1-800-633-5151.
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